Obama offers France's Macron luck, advice ahead of election

A woman walks by a presidential campaign poster against Emmanuel Macron reading "In march to the social suicide, everything except Macron" displayed in Paris, Thursday, April 20, 2017. The ex-president does not now hold any elected office, but remain... More..

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Jeff Sessions decries nonexistent NY murder epidemic
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Jeff Sessions decries nonexistent NY murder epidemic

New York City's mayor and U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions are battling over a Department of Justice statement accusing the city of being "soft on crime". "Unfortunately, the Mayor's policies are hamstringin...More..

Florida is on fire, but homeowners stand down from the worst
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Florida is on fire, but homeowners stand down from the worst

The Caloosahatchee Forestry Center said Saturday there is a 5-mile temporary flight restriction in place around the fire in Collier County. More than 100 Florida Forest Service crews are on the ground battlin...More..

Wanjiru holds of Bekele in London
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Wanjiru holds of Bekele in London

London Marathon runners have pounded the streets of the capital in record numbers, urged on by a trio of royal cheerleaders. The 35-year-old, who also has three New York Marathon victories, beat Ethiopian t...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Israelis stabbed at a Tel Aviv hotel

More than 500 people have been wounded. The Palestinian teenager, wearing jeans and a black T-shirt, first stabbed a man and a woman inside an office in the Leonardo Hotel. According to the Magen David Adom a...More..

Huge iceberg in Newfoundland drawing large crowds
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Huge iceberg in Newfoundland drawing large crowds

It's been a busy season for icebergs so far, with 616 already having moved into the North Atlantic shipping lanes compared to 687 by the late-September season's end previous year. Kavanagh said he heard that th...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Key US Sanctuary Cities on Notice, Comply or No Grant Money

A spokeswoman for the California Board of State and Community Corrections said some of the funding in question has been distributed to local communities after emergencies in the past, including San Bernardino a...More..

British PM May refuses to rule out personal tax hikes after election
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

British PM May refuses to rule out personal tax hikes after election

When asked by Sky's Gerard Tubb whether he would promise not to raise VAT or income tax, the Labour leader said: "The Tories are handing £70bn back in tax to big business and corporations". Former party chairma...More..

Tense crowd awaits Tusk in Poland as he is to testify
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Tense crowd awaits Tusk in Poland as he is to testify

Justice Minister and Prosecutor General Zbigniew Ziobro told state television on Wednesday that one may see that the Polish "establishment wants to portray Donald Tusk as victim and a mistreated politician". ...More..

North Korean Official Says Will Continue Missile Tests
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

North Korean Official Says Will Continue Missile Tests

With both Washington and Pyongyang ratcheting up the rhetoric, fears are growing in the region that a military flashpoint could be imminent. China's air force has put its land-attack, cruise-missile-capable b...More..

Glance: Retailers who sell or no longer sell Ivanka Trump
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Glance: Retailers who sell or no longer sell Ivanka Trump

Imports and distribution are up. Ivanka Trump and Kushner dined with Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife at Mar-a-Lago April 6 within hours of China approving three new trademarks for her, the Associ...More..

Canadian Defence Minister given warm welcome at his ancestral village
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Canadian Defence Minister given warm welcome at his ancestral village

Rejecting allegations that he supported Khalistan, Canadian defence minister Harjit Singh Sajjan said on Tuesday that he did not promote the breaking up of any country."I don't want to be sucked into the in...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Does anyone trust the Liberals to fix housing prices?

Housing is essential for families across Ontario, yet too many people are being affected by the growing pressures of trying to buy a home or afford their rent. The forthcoming rent control legislation won't app...More..

United States 'not looking for fight' with North Korea
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

United States 'not looking for fight' with North Korea

Beijing denied its aircraft were on an increased level of alert. "We're building our military rapidly", Trump said at a press conference with visiting Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni. Pence also renewe...More..

OECD: How happy are Luxembourg teenagers?
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

OECD: How happy are Luxembourg teenagers?

The OECD conducts the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) survey to assess 15-year-old students' abilities in reading and science among its member nations every three years. Students' motivation...More..

US carrier heading toward Korean Peninsula
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

US carrier heading toward Korean Peninsula

Experts have stated there is a possibility North Korea could conduct a sixth nuclear test, the Japanese media reported . Defense News notes photos posted from the carrier put it thousands of miles from the...More..

Man charged with making threatening calls to Jewish centres
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Man charged with making threatening calls to Jewish centres

He is charged in Florida and Georgia with making interstate threats related to explosives, perpetuating a hoax, cyberstalking, and conveying false information. He said he was in a vehicle near the school with a...More..

North Korea shows off new generation of ballistic missiles in military parade
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

North Korea shows off new generation of ballistic missiles in military parade

Sunday's launch comes a day after the 105th birthday of late North Korea founder Kim Il Sung. The United States has warned that a policy of "strategic patience" with North Korea is over. An official from Sout...More..

Trump says Paris attack will help Le Pen in election
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Trump says Paris attack will help Le Pen in election

Trump did not specify what "big effect" he thought the shooting would have, but it's easy to guess: His tweet was widely interpreted to be a tacit endorsement of National Front party leader Marine Le Pen, who...More..

Sanders headlining event aimed at boosting Democrats
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Sanders headlining event aimed at boosting Democrats

But Sanders remains one of the few nationally well-known political figures on the left who can draw a crowd. He's on an eight-state circuit of rallies with Democratic National Committee leaders, visiting ...More..